The 7th Annual “Taste of the Garden” a magical outdoor dining experience, will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2012 from 6:30 to 9PM at the newly renovated Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive. The event will showcase 20 of South Florida’s premiere chefs and restaurants presenting their signature dishes.
Tickets, priced at $75 per person in advance and $90 after January 20, include fine wines, live entertainment, and complimentary valet parking. A silent auction offers a fabulous selection of spa and pampering packages, a private air flight, hotel and travel adventures, consultation and services, and restaurant dining certificates. Tickets can be purchased online at www.mbgarden.org or telephone 305-673- 7256 ext 206.
Among the participating restaurants are Essensia in the Palms Hotel, Mercadito, the Café at Books & Books Lincoln Road, Grazie, Shula’s Steak House at the Alexander Hotel, Shake Shack, and Sushi Samba.
Limited to 320 guests, this exclusive Garden soiree raises funds for the Miami Beach Botanical Garden to preserve its urban greenspace, offer free admission, present arts and education programming, and support the Miami Beach Garden Club’s environmental education mission.
For information and reservations, www.mbgarden.org